CELEBRITY Antiques Road Trip returns tonight with Denise van Outen facing off in a battle against Kelly Brook. Assisting them will be experts Charles Hanson and Tim Medhurst, but how much do we know about them and which other experts will be appearing throughout the series? Here's the lowdown... Charles Hanson Charles chose a career in antiques because he has a love for history and enjoys the drama of an auction. He joined Bargain Hunt back in 2002 and works as an auctioneer. He was one of the four members of the BBC's antiques expert team to release the Christmas single in aid of Children in Need last year. Tim Medhurst Tim is a coin and antiquity dealer, freelance consultant and auctioneer, having begun gaining experience from the age of 17. He formed a passion for coins, antiquities and antiques from a young age. At nine years old his grandmother showed him a Victorian Crown coin she kept in a little music box and he reveals he was hooked! He was the winner of the first … [Read more...] about Who are the Celebrity Antiques Road Trip experts? Charles Hanson and Tim Medhurst guide the celebs on their quest
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DROMORE High School principal John Wilkinson has called for a judicial review of admissions criteria into other schools for post-16 education. Mr Wilkinson was speaking at the school's prize night last week where pupils were being honoured for their endeavours over the last year."It continues to grieve me that many of our top and middle band students still have to go cap in hand to other schools seeking admission to complete A Levels," he said."Once again I make the point that if Dromore High School is not permitted by the Department of Education to deliver A Level type courses, then schools running them should apply consistent admissions criteria to their own and our students, giving all an equal playing field for entry."Perhaps it is time a judicial review was taken asking questions of the admission criteria of these schools, and the way in which the admissions criteria are applied to the total post 16 candidature."I urge the Department of Education to review their policy in this … [Read more...] about HONOUR FOR DROMORE STUDENTS AT CEREMONY
PUBLISHED: 20:26 01 June 2018 This content is subject to copyright. North Devon events from 31/05/18 to 06/06/18 THURSDAY, MAY 31 BINGO: Pollyfield Centre, Bideford, 7.30pm, all welcome. LUNCH CLUB: The Pollyfield Centre, Bideford, 12.30-2.30pm, every week, info 01237 478734. DUPLICATE BRIDGE: Every Thursday, Holy Trinity Church Hall, Westward Ho!, friendly club, 6.45pm start, more info 01237 470990. FEEL BETTER WITH A BOOK: Reading group with a difference, Ilfracombe Library 10-11.30am, listen to stories & poems read aloud, share your thoughts with others, no reading required BIDEFORD WALK: Along Tarka Trail, meet every Thursday at Clarence Wharf car park, part of Torridge Walk & Talk (Walking for Health), all welcome, more info Steve 01237 421528. HEALING: Barnstaple Christian Spiritualist Church, Higher Church Street, 7-8pm. FREMINGTON SINGERS: Fremington Methodist Church, Old School Lane, doors 7.30pm, £5, info 01271 268094. TARKA VALLEY RAILWAY: Volunteers meet … [Read more...] about What may be on this June in North Devon?
A man in his 50s had his jaw broken after he was assaulted at an Epsom boot sale. Surrey Police are appealing witnesses to the incident at the car boot sale at Hook Road Arena, Hook Road on Sunday, April 22. A Surrey Police statement said: "The attack happened around 12.30pm as the victim was about to place some items in the back of his car. "He heard someone call his name and as he turned he was punched in the jaw several times." Read More Latest crime headlines Police have said the offender and another man then got into a white Ford transit van which fled the scene at speed. Officers have described the offender as a white man, of athletic build and approximately 30 years of age. He had a short beard and short dark hair and was wearing a white top at the time of the incident. The second man has also been described as being white and approximately 30 years of age with facial hair and stubble. St George's Hospital staff confirmed the victim had a fractured jaw after he attended. DC … [Read more...] about Man’s jaw broken at Epsom car boot sale in ‘unprovoked attack’
PUBLISHED: 10:19 03 April 2018 | UPDATED: 10:19 03 April 2018 Chris Flanagan Ormesby Drive in Potters Bar. Picture: Google Street View. Archant Herts Police has issued vehicle protection advice after two men were spotted trying to break into cars in Potters Bar. Officers were called at 1.20am on Sunday, April 1, to reports of the men targeting vehicles in Ormesby Drive. A police spokeswoman said one is thought to have been broken into but it is unclear if anything was stolen. “They made off in the direction of Mimms Hall Road,” she added. “Officers attended the scene and searched the area but no offenders were located. “If you have any information, contact Hertfordshire Constabulary on the non-emergency number 101, quoting ISR 56 of April 1.” Police have also issued the following break-in prevention guidelines: •It might sound obvious, but make sure you lock the doors and shut the windows and sunroof whenever you leave your vehicle … [Read more...] about Police issue crime prevention advice after cars targeted in Potters Bar